Feb 11 2017
Although it deported more people than any administration in history, Obama claimed publicly that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) prioritized undocumented residents who had committed serious crimes. "These reports create panic and put communities and law enforcement personnel in unnecessary danger".
ICE agents have not released data on how many people were detained on Thursday and told local news station KTLA that arrests were "routine" - not the beginning of the mass deportations promised by President Trump during his campaign.
Or these sweeps in Austin, Texas: "Alvarado described her husband's arrest like 'he was being hunted". "They took my family away".
The raids, which appeared to target scores of undocumented immigrants, including those without criminal records, mark the first largescale episode of immigration enforcement inside the United States since President Trump's January 26 order to crack down on the estimated 11 million immigrants living here illegally.
Federal immigration officials, as well as activists, said that the majority of those detained were adult men. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. "If the reports are accurate, these raids only add to the anxiety about what's to come from this administration".
Following the lead of California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, Mendoza directed those affected by the raids to visit www.ilrc.org/red-cards for information about their rights.
"We can not understate the level of panic and terror that is running through many immigrant communities", said Walter Barrientos of Make the Road in New York City. "As this process moves forward, I will also ensure my constituents know what the next steps are, where applicable". Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles officials contended as many as 100 immigrants were detained by U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement.
State May Have Missed Out on Solar Jobs
As of November 2016, 260,077 solar workers were employed by the industry, "representing a growth rate of 24.5 percent since November 2015".
Winter Weather Watch Issued for Many Ahead of Big Storm on Thursday
A winter storm warning meanings heavy snow is expected or occurring and will make travel very risky . While the sunshine will be back Friday , highs will struggle to climb much above freezing.
Afghan civilian casualties hit all-time high, says UN
The report also documents an increase in attacks from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria's branch in Afghanistan, known as ISKP. The Taliban, which has been fighting the central government since 2001, called United Nations findings biased.
"This is un-American", Sen.
Immigration advocates said that about 100 people were taken into custody by immigration officials, prompting protests in the streets of Los Angeles on Thursday night, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Rep. Tony Cardenas, D-Panorama City, demanded that ICE officials provide "more information and the goal of these raids".
Responding to what they characterized as a coordinated series of raids targeting people living in the country illegally, members of an activist group Friday began offering hourly training sessions to teach immigrants about their legal rights.
Immigration advocates said they fielded calls Thursday from immigrants and lawyers reporting raids at homes and businesses in the greater Los Angeles area, including Van Nuys, Downey, Oxnard, San Bernardino, and other cities.
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Feb 11 2017
Pic! Rosie O'Donnell Transforms into Steve Bannon
She tweeted that she would take to SNL , and hinted that she could portray the President's chief strategist Steve Bannon . O'Donnell's new profile photo appears to be a digitally altered picture of Bannon featuring her face replacing his.
Feb 11 2017
IEA OMR: The First Cut is the Deepest
Saudi Arabia, the IEA said, appeared to cut more than was agreed on at the meeting with some key non-OPEC members in November. According to data compiled by Bloomberg , Qatar's condensate and natural gas liquids surged past its oil production in 2010.
Feb 11 2017
Judges sceptical about Trump travel ban
Judge Richard Clifton asked whether it could be discriminatory if it affected only 15% of the world's Muslims. Supreme Court because the losing side likely will request the justices consider the case.
Feb 10 2017
Groundwork Mortgage reports mortgage rates are still low
President of Groundwork Mortgage Jeff Berger joins us for different tips on selecting mortgages and to break down mortgage rates. The 5/1 Adjustable Rate Mortgage interest rates at PHH Mortgage can be had for 3.875% with an April of 4.059%.
Feb 09 2017
Microsoft To Defend Cloud-Computing Customers from Patent Trolls
And as Petri pointed out, it's likely just a matter of time before hackers "jailbreak" Windows 10 Cloud to run the full version. Of course, given the bug bash, the next build will include tons of fixes and performance improvements.
Feb 09 2017
Was never allowed to meet Jayalalithaa when she was hospitalised, claims Panneerselvam
He (OPS) is a traitor, somebody has asked him to speak like this, ' she said of OPS before whisking her MLAs away. Meanwhile, AIADMK general secretary Sasikala had given befitting counter to OPS on Wednesday.
Feb 07 2017
Australian woman dies in jet-skiing accident in Phuket
Nobody could do anything. "From the very moment I met you I loved you, I cherished your genuine heart, and that lovely smile". Lifeguards gave her first aid on the beach before taking her to a nearby hospital but she died en route.
Feb 07 2017
Xiaomi set to launch Redmi Note 4X on Valentine's Day
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X is set for an official release on Valentine's Day, latest reports coming from China can confirm. After launching the Redmi Note 4 previous year , Xiaomi is all set to take the wraps off the follow up smartphone.
Feb 07 2017
Man arrested for 2016 strangling death of New York City jogger
Police say officials saw Lewis around his neighborhood on the Brooklyn/Queens line back in May, and thought he was suspicious. Boyce said police do not believe Lewis knew Vetrano and it appeared to be a chance encounter.
Feb 06 2017
Akhilesh owes his victory in family feud to Mulayam's political training
BJP's Uttar Pradesh chief Keshav Prasad Maurya on Sunday attacked Samajwadi Party alleging it to be anti-development. Akhilesh said he was once apprehensive that he would lose the "cycle" (SP's election symbol).
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